Taking inspiration from its championship-winning King of the Baggers factory race bikes, Harley-Davidson introduces new, performance-focused ST versions of the Road Glide and Street Glide.
Like Kyle Wyman’s King of the Baggers Road Glide Special racer, the Road Glide ST and Street Glide ST have been upgraded with some Screamin’ Eagle Performance Parts upgrades. Harley didn’t go so far as to install the same Screamin’ Eagle 131ci crate engine, but the new ST models do come with the Milwaukee-Eight 117 V-Twin with a high-flow intake, high-performance camshaft and a new exhaust to deliver the same level of performance as its CVO models. Harley-Davidson claims 106 hp at 4750 rpm and 127 lb-ft. at 3750 rpm for the ST models.
The powertrain is blacked out, with chrome pushrod tubes and machined cylinder fins for contrast, plus Matte Dark Bronze finishes. The wheels are in the same bronze color, which go well with either the Vivid Black or Gunship Gray paint schemes.
Other upgrades include taller preload-adjustable rear shocks, offering 3.0 inches of travel (compared to 2.1 inches on the regular Street Glide and Road Glide). If you want to upgrade, Harley-Davidson offers Öhlins-designed Screamin’ Eagle shocks, the same suspension used on Wyman’s race bike.
Harley-Davidson also offers an optional cornering rider safety enhancement kit that includes electronically-linked brakes, cornering ABS, cornering traction control, drag torque slip control, vehicle hold control, and a tire pressure monitoring system.
The 2022 Harley-Davidson Road Glide ST and Street Glide ST are each priced at $29,999 for Vivid Black, with the Gunship Gray adding $575 to the MSRP. The ST models are priced $7,750 more than the Road Glide and Street Glide base models, and $2,550 more than their respective Special models.
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DARK & POWERFUL STREET GLIDE ST, ROAD GLIDE ST ADD PUNCH TO 2022 HARLEY-DAVIDSON TOURING LINE
Harley-Davidson elevates bagger performance and brings the purposeful style of the championship winning Screamin’ Eagle Factory race bikes to the street with the introduction of the Street Glide ST and Road Glide ST models. Both models combine the power of the Milwaukee-Eight 117 V-Twin engine with new dark-and-bronze finishes. Harley-Davidson Grand American Touring models take riders beyond the horizon with the comfort and convenience that makes the journey spectacular.
The Milwaukee-Eight 117 V-Twin engine offers the most displacement and torque available from a factory-installed, regular-production Harley-Davidson powertrain. With 117 cubic inches of displacement, the Milwaukee-Eight 117 with precision oil/air cooling produces up to 127 lb. ft. of torque at 3750 RPM, power riders can feel on the street with every twist of the throttle. The engine features a high-performance camshaft, a high-flow intake, and high-performance exhaust tuned to maximize engine performance while maintaining 50-state compliance and producing a stirring tone. Dealer-installed Screamin’ Eagle Performance Parts Stage Upgrades from Harley-Davidson Genuine Motor Parts & Accessories are available to boost engine performance even further.
Street Glide ST Model
Meet the new breed of speed from Harley-Davidson – hot rod bagger performance for the rider who wants to strafe corners in comfort. The Street Glide ST model pairs the muscular Milwaukee-Eight 117 powertrain with new dark-and-bronze finishes.
The iconic Harley-Davidson batwing fairing features a splitstream vent to limit head buffeting and a low-profile dark windshield. A low-profile tank console with side fuel fill and low-profile engine guard adds custom style and differentiation from other Touring models.
With the purposeful stance of the Screamin Eagle Factory race bike, the Street Glide ST model is drenched in black – front end, controls, powertrain, and exhaust. The only bright bits are pushrod tubes and tappet covers, and machined cylinder fins. Matte Dark Bronze finish on the Prodigy cast aluminum wheels, the color band on the lower rocker box, timer cover medallion, intake medallion, and the classic script tank graphic provide subtle contrast to dark finishes. There are two paint options – Vivid Black or Gunship Gray. The front fender is trimmed for a sporty profile and lighter look and standard-length saddlebags replace the extended bags on Street Glide Special model. A Heavy Breather intake with forward-facing exposed air cleaner element reinforces performance-first styling, while the new solo seat gives the Street Glide ST a lean and aggressive look.
Emulsion-technology rear shock absorbers feature a single knob to hydraulically adjust pre-load for optimal ride and control. The 49mm forks with dual bending valve suspension technology deliver linear damping characteristics for a smooth ride. Reflex™ linked Brembo brakes with ABS are standard. Other features include the Boom!™ Box GTS infotainment system with color touch screen, two fairing-mount speakers and hidden radio antenna. Electronic cruise control holds a steady speed for comfort on long rides. A Daymaker LED headlamp pushes out an impressive punch with a bright-white beam that lights up the road. Smart Security System with proximity-based, hands-free security fob offers peace of mind.
Road Glide ST Model
The sleek Road Glide ST model projects the attitude of the Screamin’ Eagle Factory championship winning race bike and backs it up with the street-scorching power of the Milwaukee-Eight 117 powertrain. Undiminished rider comfort and the shark nose fixed fairing appeals to a rider who wants to make quick work of the open road.
The distinctive and aerodynamic shark nose Road Glide fairing features triple splitstream venting to limit head buffeting. The fairing is topped with a low-profile dark windshield and holds dual Daymaker LED headlamps that push out an impressive punch with a bright-white beam that lights up the road. A low-profile engine guard and tank console combine to give the Road Glide ST trim lines.
A new solo seat exposes the rear fender and adds a purposeful attitude along with standard-length saddlebags and a trimmed front fender. The blacked-out front end, controls, powertrain and exhaust contrast with bright pushrod tubes and tappet covers, and machined cylinder fins. Further contrast is provided by a Matte Dark Bronze finish on the cast aluminum Prodigy custom wheels, the color band on the lower rocker box, timer cover medallion, intake medallion, and the classic script tank graphic. There are two paint options – Vivid Black or Gunship Gray. A Heavy Breather intake with forward-facing exposed air cleaner element reinforces performance-first styling.
Emulsion-technology rear shock absorbers feature a single knob to hydraulically adjust pre-load for optimal ride and control. The 49mm forks with dual bending valve suspension technology deliver linear damping characteristics for a smooth ride. Reflex™ linked Brembo brakes with ABS are standard. The Road Glide ST is equipped with the Boom!™ Box GTS infotainment system with color touch screen, two fairing-mount speakers and hidden radio antenna. Electronic cruise control holds a steady speed for comfort on long rides. Smart Security System with proximity-based, hands-free security fob offers peace of mind.
Cornering Rider Safety Enhancements by Harley-Davidson
Offered as an option for the Street Glide ST and Road Glide ST models, Cornering Rider Safety Enhancements by Harley-Davidson is a collection of technologies designed to assist the rider in maintaining the rider’s intended path through a curve. This technology package provides the following enhancements:
- Cornering Electronically Linked Brakes
- Cornering-Traction Control with modes
- Drag Torque Slip Control
- Vehicle Hold Control
- Tire Pressure Monitoring (TPMS)
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|Specifications||2022 Harley-Davidson Road Glide ST||2022 Harley-Davidson Street Glide ST|
|MSRP||Starts at $29,999||Starts at $29,999|
|Valves||Pushrod-operated, overhead valves with hydraulic, self-adjusting lifters; four valves per cylinder|
|Bore||4.075 in. (103.5 mm)|
|Stroke||4.5 in. (114.3 mm)|
|Displacement||117 cu in (1,923 cc)|
|Horsepower||106 hp at 4750 rpm (claimed)|
|Torque||127 lb-ft. at 3750 rpm (claimed)|
|Fuel System||Electronic Sequential Port Fuel Injection (ESPFI)|
|Air Cleaner||Paper, washable|
|Exhaust||Dual, with crossover|
|Lubrication System||Pressurized, dry-sump with oil cooler|
|Primary Drive||Chain, 34/46 ratio|
|Final Drive||Belt, 32/68 ratio|
|Clutch||Pressurized, dry-sump with oil cooler|
|Transmission||6-Speed Cruise Drive|
|Frame||Mild steel; tubular frame; two-piece stamped and welded backbone; cast and forged junctions; twin downtubes; bolt-on rear frame with forged fender supports; MIG welded.|
|Swingarm||Mild steel; two-piece drawn and welded section; forged junctions; MIG welded.|
|Front Fork||49mm Dual Bending Valve. 4.6 inches of travel.|
|Rear Shocks||Premium standard height hand-adjustable rear suspension. 3.0 inches of travel.|
|Front Wheel||Bronze Prodigy|
|Rear Wheel||Bronze Prodigy|
|Front Tire||Dunlop Harley-Davidson Series, bias blackwall, 130/60B19 61H|
|Rear Tire||Dunlop Harley-Davidson Series, bias blackwall, BW 180/55B18 80H|
|Front Brake||4-piston fixed front; dual 300 mm discs|
|Rear Brake||4-piston fixed; 300 mm disc|
|Lean Angle||32° left and 31°right|
|Fuel Economy||41 mpg (5.7 l/100 km) (claimed)|
|Lights (as per country regulation), Headlamp||LED 40-watt, 1,060 lumen low beam, 60-watt, 1560 lumen high beam.|
|Lights (as per country regulation), Tail/Stop||8W/28W|
|Lights (as per country regulation), Front Signal Lights||8W/28W|
|Lights, Rear Turn Signals||8W/28W|
|Gauges||Gauges styled to complement each vehicle. Display features odometer, trip A, trip B, range to empty and gear indicator; and larger tell-tale indicators.|
|Electric Power Outlet||Electric power accessory port in fairing|
|GPS||Boom!™ Box GTS audio system with GPS and touchscreen|
|Length||94.7 in. (2,405 mm)||94.5 in. (2,400 mm)|
|Overall Width||37.6 in. (955 mm)||37.8 in. (960 mm)|
|Overall Height||52.2 in. (1,325 mm)||53.1 in. (1,350 mm)|
|Seat Height||28.1 in. (715 mm)||28.0 in. (710 mm)|
|Ground Clearance||5.5 in. (140 mm)||5.3 in. (135 mm)|
|Trail||6.7 in. (170 mm)|
|Wheelbase||64 in. (1,625 mm)|
|Fuel Capacity||6 gal. (22.7 l), 1 gallon reserve|
|Oil Capacity (w/filter)||5.2 qt. (4.9 l)|
|Curb Weight||842 lb. (382 kg), claimed||814 lb. (369 kg), claimed|
|Warranty||24 months (unlimited mileage)|
|Service Interval||First 1,000 miles (1,600 km), every 5,000 miles (8,000 km) thereafter|
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